Serving up Fresh Greens at our Rural Camas, Washington Home

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Real Estate Broker/Owner with ViewHomes of Clark County - Nature As Neighbors

We can't get enough of the fresh colors of the greens popping up in our yard in Camas, Washington. 

Spring air smells fresh and clean, and the lush greenery at our rural home in Camas matches the sensory expectations.  It's such a delight to see the new growth and tender leaves on a variety of our shrubs and trees. The verdant landscape is short-lived, in a few months, drier weather will have tempered the cool greens. 

 

 

Spring's Promises 

Yesterday, in between the rain showers, we spent a few hours pulling weeds and pruning. While we're still a few months away from our vegetable bounty, it won't be long now.  We think it's important to savor the moments and be mindful of the fleeting beauty in every single day. 



 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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ViewHomes™ grew out of our passion for nature, beautiful surroundings, and peaceful environments. Starting together in an urban environment, over the years we've gravitated towards areas with smaller populations and less density. We now enjoy our lifestyle in a rural environment, but with close proximity to metropolitan areas where we appreciate all the amenities of fine restaurants, shopping, and an easy drive to an international airport.
Living in ViewHomes™ is like having “elbowroom for the soul”.

314 NE Cedar Street
Camas, WA  98607

360-608-4900 

info@natureasneighbors.com
 

                                                                             

 

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Jeffrey Masich- Arizona Associate Broker,MBA &GRI
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Thanks I enjoyed the pictures. I love the Washington Farmers Markets when I visit. Go Green My Friends. 

Apr 30, 2018 07:10 PM #4
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Love the green, Debb and Bernie. Your love of nature always shines through in your posts and photos!

Jeff

Apr 30, 2018 08:53 PM #5
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Good morning, Debb... as you know, I'm a girl raised in the concrete jungle of NYC and have been known to say that the best grass is green cement. But these early spring green colors are beautiful and my favorite shade of green.

May 01, 2018 04:42 AM #6
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Brian England
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We certainly don't get enough rain for that much green here, but I absolutely love how vibrant your greens are there!

May 01, 2018 06:11 AM #7
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Michael Jacobs
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Hello Debb and Bernie -- there are so many reasons to enjoy "green" --- the fresh aroma associated with it, is just one.  Celebrate it. 

May 01, 2018 06:31 AM #8
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Will Hamm
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Love the green and this time of year but not sure if I can get out for a couple of days yet.  Thanks for sharing with us.

 

May 01, 2018 08:02 AM #9
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Debb Janes EcoBroker and Bernie Stea JD
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Thanks for dropping by Anthony.

Carol - it's truly so beautiful and relaxing. Great shades of greens. 

May 01, 2018 08:13 AM #10
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Beth - yes. 

Jeffrey, they will be going in full swing soon. D 

May 01, 2018 08:14 AM #11
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I guess I'm pretty predicatable, Jeff. Ha. D

May 01, 2018 08:15 AM #12
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I see a certain resemblance between those greens and cannabis, LOL.

May 01, 2018 08:51 AM #13
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Good morning Debb and Bernie - this is a beautiful time. It a welcome look of greenery and color after the long winter.

May 01, 2018 09:26 AM #14
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Thank you very much for sharing your photographs. You are lucky to live and work in such a beautiful area.

May 01, 2018 10:31 AM #15
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Great pics Debb Janes EcoBroker and Bernie Stea JD - I cannot believe how the color and greenery is back.  We got a few sprinkles yesterday and all the fresh smells of spring greenery were very strong...especially the pine scent.  Your post reminded me of that!

May 02, 2018 09:24 AM #16
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Great pics !  At long last our brown lawns are seeing some green...and irises and daffodils are poking their heads out of the mulch or stone...such a refreshing sight !

May 03, 2018 04:46 AM #17
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Gabe Sanders
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Good morning Debb and Bernie.  It looks very lush and green.  I would love to see it personally.

May 03, 2018 05:37 AM #18
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Debb, with all your moisure, you do have a lot of beautiful foliage, and still laughing at Elizabeth's comment.    

May 03, 2018 07:38 AM #19
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When I saw your title, I expected turnip or mustard greens, but knew the season was off. But enjoy the rich greenery that surrounds you while Spring is fresh!

May 03, 2018 08:11 AM #20
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Our spring was delayed by several bouts of cold weather. Finally it arrived with temps in the 70-80's this week. I have pulled weeds, spread mulch, transplanted some plants that had gotten too big for their spot. I know what you mean about those spring smells. They are smells of promise.

May 03, 2018 06:46 PM #21
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Debb Janes EcoBroker and Bernie Stea JD - Your creative spirit is exactly what the world needs. I just love how much value you bring to ActiveRain. Because of you, my life is better too. 

May 04, 2018 10:22 AM #22
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Debb it is amazing when the fresh buds start sprouting and I could have sworn I commented on this post but clearly it did not stick...Endre

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